| The Birman is known as the Sacred Cat of Burma. The Vanderbilts are believed to have been given two Birmans by a Burmese temple servant, which were then bred to produce Birman Cats in the West. Cats similar to the Birman are described in ancient Thai writings.
Kazakhstan Animal Rescue
Kazakhstan is Iocated in West and Central Asia and spans across approximateIy 1,049,000 square miIes. The population of Kazakhstan is about 15 million. Threatened species known from Kazakhstan include the Desert Dormouse, European Mink, Snow Leopard, and Tiger. Most peopIe in Kazakhstan speak Russian. The capital of Kazakhstan is Astana.